Our Surgeons
Our surgeons

Pediatric Surgery

David Yu, MD

  • Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: University of Alabama - Birmingham

Mary Brandt, MD

  • Residency: Baylor College of Medicine; Saint Justine University of Montreal
  • Fellowship: St. Luke’s Episcopal College

Jessica Zagory, MD

  • Residency: LSU Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern/Children’s Medical Center - Dallas

Fabienne Gray, MD

  • Residency: LSU Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship: Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Burn Surgery

Nicole Kopari, MD

  • Residency: Michigan State
  • University of Washington – Harborview Medical Center: University of Texas – Memorial Hermann

Plastic Surgery

Mohamad Masoumy, MD

  • Residency: Medical College of Georgia
  • Fellowship: Texas Children’s at Baylor College of Medicine

Mark Stalder, MD

  • Residency: LSU Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Neurosurgery

Jerome Volk, MD

  • Residency: LSU Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Tola Roberts, MD

  • Residency: Georgetown University; University of Colorado
  • Fellowship: Miami Children’s Hospital

Otolaryngology

Scott McMurray, MD

  • Residency: McGraw Medical Center of Northwestern
  • Fellowship: Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center; Johns Hopkins

Ellis Arjmand, MD

  • Residency: Washington University of St. Louis
  • Fellowship: Washington University of St. Louis

Mike Hagmann, MD

  • Residency: LSU Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship: MD Anderson Cancer Center

Jairo Torres, MD

  • Residency: Case Western Reserve University
  • Fellowship: Case Western Reserve University

Adele Evans, MD

  • Residency: Massachusetts Ear & Eye Infirmary
  • Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Belinda Mantle, MD

  • Residency: University of Alabama Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Miami Children’s Hospital

Joel Jones, MD

  • Residency: Georgetown University; University of Colorado
  • Fellowship: Miami Children’s Hospital

Jill D’Souza, MD

  • Residency: Georgetown University; University of Colorado
  • Fellowship: Miami Children’s Hospital

Celeste Gary, MD

  • Residency: Georgetown University; University of Colorado
  • Fellowship: Miami Children’s Hospital

Neal Jackson, MD

  • Residency: Georgetown University; University of Colorado
  • Fellowship: Miami Children’s Hospital

Ophthalmology

George Ellis, MD

  • Residency: Duke University Eye Center
  • Fellowship: LSU Health Sciences Center

Alejandro Leon, MD

  • Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics

Robert Balkan, MD

  • Residency: Ochsner Clinic Foundation
  • Fellowship: University of California – San Francisco

Austin Pharo, MD

  • Residency: LSU - Ochsner Clinic Foundation
  • Fellowship: Consultants in Ophthalmic and Facial Plastic Surgery

Lena Al-Dujaili, MD

  • Residency: LSU Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship: Tulane University School of Medicine

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Brett King, DDS

  • Residency: Loma Linda University Medical Center; Mt. Sinai Hospital and School of Medicine

Orthopedics

Tony Gonzales, MD

  • Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
  • Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Atlanta – Scottish Rite

Bill Accousti, MD

  • Residency: University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
  • Fellowship: Children’s Hospital New Orleans

Carter Clement, MD

  • Residency: University of North Carolina Health
  • Fellowship: Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego

Dominic Gargiulo, MD

  • Residency: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine; LSU Health Sciences Center
  • Fellowship: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Stephen Heinrich, MD

  • Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
  • Fellowship: LSU – Children’s Hospital New Orleans

Matthew Cable, MD

  • Residency: Detroit Medical Center
  • Fellowship: University of Utah – Huntsman Cancer Institute and Primary Children’s Hospital

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Tim Pettitt, MD

  • Residency: Washington University School of Medicine – Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine – Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Frank Pigula, MD

  • Residency: University of Vermont
  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; Boston Children’s Hospital

Urology

Joe Ortenberg, MD

  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Fellowship: The Hospital for Sick Children

Chip Roth, MD

  • Residency: LSU – Ochsner Clinic Foundation
  • Fellowship: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Aaron Martin, MD

  • Residency: Mayo Clinic
  • Fellowship: Children’s National

Jennifer Reifsnyder, MD

  • Residency: New York Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Cohen Children’s Medical Center

Dentistry and Orthodontics

Suzanne Fournier, DDS

  • DDS: University of Michigan
  • Residency: University of Florida

Leslie Slowikowski, DMD

  • Education: Tufts University School of Dental Medicine; NYU Hospitals; NYU Langone Health
  • Fellowship: UPMC Children’s Hospital Pittsburgh